10 most unique looking actors

Not necessarily ugly (though sometimes they are), these actors have an unmistakeable look, often making them perfect for certain iconic roles that nobody else could play quite the same. There are obviously a lot more than just these 10, but I wanted to focus on mostly actors with (some) mainstream success, who absolutely no one else looks like.
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Steve Buscemi
Actor, Fargo
Steve Buscemi was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Dorothy (Wilson), a restaurant hostess, and John Buscemi, a sanitation worker. He is of Italian (father) and English, Dutch, and Irish (mother) descent. He became interested in acting during his last year of high school. After graduating, he moved to Manhattan to study acting with John Strasberg...
“ I think it's safe to say he's ugly, but he's still quite an actor, and does well playing talkative, slimy, villainous characters. ” - brandon1930
Christopher Walken
Nervous-looking lead and supporting actor of the American stage and films, with sandy colored hair, pale complexion and a somewhat nervous disposition. He won an Oscar as Best Supporting Actor for his performance in The Deer Hunter, and has been seen in mostly supporting roles, often portraying psychologically unstable characters...
“ Every single thing about him is unique: his voice, his speech, his hair, his face. There are plenty of good actors out there, but there is only one Chris Walken. ” - brandon1930
Danny Trejo
Actor, Machete
Danny Trejo was born Dan Trejo in Echo Park, Los Angeles, to Alice (Rivera) and Dan Trejo, a construction worker. A child drug addict and criminal, Trejo was in and out of jail for 11 years. While serving time in San Quentin, he won the lightweight and welterweight boxing titles. Imprisoned for armed robbery and drug offenses...
“ Nearly always cast as a villian, or rough anti-hero, Danny Trejo really looks like someone who could, and would, kick your ass. ” - brandon1930
Mickey Rourke
Mickey Rourke was born Phillip Andre Rourke, Jr. on September 16, 1952, in Schenectady, New York, the son of Annette (Cameron) and Phillip Andre Rourke. His father was of Irish and German descent, and his mother was of French-Canadian, English, and German ancestry. When he was six years old, his parents divorced...
“ An example of what years of drug abuse, and some botched plastic surgeries can do. His performance in The Wrestler felt so real, and that's probably because a lot of it WAS real. ” - brandon1930
Whoopi Goldberg
Self, The View
Whoopi Goldberg was born Caryn Elaine Johnson in the Chelsea section of Manhattan on November 13, 1955. Her mother, Emma (Harris), was a teacher and a nurse, and her father, Robert James Johnson, Jr., was a clergyman. Whoopi's recent ancestors were from Georgia, Florida, and Virginia. She worked in a funeral parlor and as a bricklayer while taking small parts on Broadway...
“ The trademark hair and sunglasses make Whoopi immediately recognizable, but her talent is really what got her to where she is. ” - brandon1930
DJ Qualls
Actor, Road Trip
DJ Qualls grew up in the small city of Manchester in Tennessee, USA, one of five children. After studying in the UK at King's College, University of London, he returned to Tennessee where he began acting in a local theatre. During that time, he was discovered by photographers David La Chappelle and Steve Klein...
“ Hasn't done much worth mentioning, but he certainly sticks out in anything he's in. ” - brandon1930
Rachel Dratch
Rachel Dratch grew up in Lexington, Massachusetts. After graduating from Dartmouth College with a degree in Drama and Psychology, she moved out to Chicago, where she studied with Del Close at Improvolympic. She was on the house team, "Victim's Family", with Adam McKay. Rachel went on to tour with the Second City Touring Company and eventually advanced to the Second City Mainstage...
“ Her looks don't entirely dictate her roles, but you'll never see her as anyone's romantic interest, or as a leading lady. ” - brandon1930
Angelina Jolie
Actress, Maleficent
Angelina Jolie is an Academy Award-winning actress who became popular after playing the title role in the "Lara Croft" blockbuster movies, as well as Mr. & Mrs. Smith, Wanted, Salt and Maleficent. Off-screen, Jolie has become prominently involved in international charity projects...
“ No one else has lips like those. ” - brandon1930
Clint Eastwood
Clint Eastwood was born May 31, 1930 in San Francisco, the son of Clinton Eastwood Sr., a manufacturing executive for Georgia-Pacific Corporation, and Ruth Wood, a housewife turned IBM operator. He had a comfortable, middle-class upbringing in nearby Piedmont. At school Clint took interest in music and mechanics...
“ The quintessential man's man, all Clint had to do was flash his trademark scowl and the bad guys practically gave up. ” - brandon1930
Alec Baldwin
Raven-haired, suavely handsome and prolific actor Alec Baldwin was born on April 3, 1958 in Massapequa, New York, and is the oldest, and easily the best-known, of the four Baldwin brothers in the acting business (the others are Stephen Baldwin, William Baldwin and Daniel Baldwin). Alexander Rae Baldwin III is the son of Carol Newcomb (Martineau) and Alexander Rae Baldwin...
“ His traditional suave looks and gravelly, yet sophisticated voice make him absolutely perfect and irreplaceable in the roles he plays. ” - brandon1930